From Go2Mac: The new Sony PCG-SR9K/G notebook ships with a cool Bluetooth bar at the top of the display. More information from their web site, but it’s in Japanese though. • From Motor Cycle News: Micro-scooters may be the latest craze in Britain, but this Australian invention looks like much more fun. To ride this four-stroke, two-wheeled vehicle created by Queensland firm Wheelman, you place one foot on a board in the centre of each hubless wheel and stand over it. You control the speed of the 50cc engine with a hand-held throttle and use your bodyweight and front foot to steer.
Sony Bluetooth laptop • Wheelman
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- Education Isn’t the Key to a Go... — Why Education is a Limited Determinant of Mobility – The Atlantichttps://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2017/09/education-and-economic-mobility/541041/?utm_source=pocket&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=pockethitsA growing body of research debunks the idea that school quality is the main determinant of economic mobility. [...]